from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A fortified boundary or border, especially of the Roman Empire.
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- n. A boundary.
- n. Plural form of lime.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In anatomy, one of two distinct tracts of the lateral root of the olfactory lobe of the brain, distinguished as limes alba and limes cinerca.
- n. In zoology, a boundary; a line of division or separation between two parts or organs.
Latin līmes, līmit-.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Latin limes. (Wiktionary)
Inflected forms. (Wiktionary)